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Mme Pape-Carpantier
  • Nadar
    1820–1910
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
  • Mme Pape-Carpantier, mid-late 1800s
  • Galerie Contemporaine
  • Where object was made: France
  • Woodburytype
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 23 x 18.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/16 x 7 1/4 in
  • Gift of the Department of French and Italian
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0118
Description

Portrait of a female figure [Marie Pape-Carpantier (1815–1878)] who is seated. She is wearing a dark colored, lace scarf over part of her head. Her cuffs are white and ruffled. Her proper left elbow is resting on a desk that is on the right side of the image.